More than dozen arrested in bust of elaborate Houston check cashing ring
POSTED: Thursday, November 28, 2013 - 7:30am
UPDATED: Thursday, November 28, 2013 - 7:44am
Group has been breaking into mailboxes at apartment buildings and homes
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; deputies have busted an elaborate check cashing ring that involved stealing checks from mailboxes and using homeless people to cash them, according to a statement Tuesday from the Harris County Sheriff's Office.
Three people thought to be leaders of the operation have been arrested after a multi-agency investigation. More than a dozen others have also been arrested on related charges.